Preston Road, Yeovil

Guide price

Bedrooms: 5
A privately situated five bedroom individual house with two storey coach house set within private gardens of approximately 2/3 of an acre. EPC Band D. Freehold. Council Tax Band G.


The Summer House is quietly tucked away, approached over a long driveway leading off Preston Road. It is set within generous gardens and grounds, providing much privacy. The property is within easy walking distance of Yeovil Hospital and within mile of Yeovil town centre and has pedestrian access directly off Sydney Gardens. Yeovil offers an excellent range of shopping, recreational and scholastic facilities together with a mainline rail link to London Waterloo and Exeter. The A303 is within 5 miles providing excellent links to the rest of the country.


The Summer House is an individually designed property constructed principally of brick and contained beneath a tiled roof. It is set within private gardens and grounds of approximately 2/3 of an acre and includes an outdoor heated swimming pool. Within the grounds is a two storey brick and tiled Edwardian coach house, currently providing garaging and workshop space on the ground floor and on the first floor there is a large games room with additional sitting room. Subject to the necessary planning consents the coach house would make an excellent annexe/holiday cottage. The main house is offered in excellent decorative order throughout and offers flexible accommodation with annexe potential. The property benefits from gas fired central heating and uPVc windows throughout.


From Hospital roundabout in the centre of Yeovil, head towards college roundabout and take the first exit onto Preston Road. After approximately 50 metres the entrance drive will be seen on the left hand side just before Ivelhurst Nursing Home, which leads down to the property.


Sliding glazed door to covered entrance porch with door to the music room and main door into the entrance hall with parquet flooring, cupboard and stairs rising to the first floor. The music room has glazed French doors leading into the study with views over two aspects. Adjoining cloakroom with WC, vanity unit, tiled and panelled walls to the dado. The sitting room has a wonderful large bay window enjoying views over its gardens, along with a fireplace with inset multi fuel burner. From the hallway, door leads into the dining room with quartz worktops with cupboards under. Glazed French doors to the snug, door to rear porch and utility room with basin, shelving and plumbing for washing machine. The adjoining kitchen has a contemporary feel and comprises sink with mixer tap with adjoining granite worktops, with an excellent range of floor and wall mounted cupboards and drawers. Gas four oven Aga with warming plate, Neff electric steam oven, De Dietrich electric hob and large central island unit, glass door opens into a walk-in larder, adjoining boiler cupboard housing the gas boiler and pressurised hot water system.

The remainder of the ground floor could easily make and annexe but is currently used as a snug with window to side and opening leading into the garden room, currently used as a dining room, with views from three aspects including three large arched windows and glazed door to sun terrace. Ground floor bedroom with French doors to the veranda with adjoining en suite wet room, being fully tiled and comprising shower, low level WC and vanity unit with inset wash hand basin.

Half landing with velux roof light. with stairs rising to the main landing with useful storage cupboard and trap access to roof void, bedroom 5 with window to side and eaves storage. Bedroom 2 with views from three aspects including french doors to Juliette balcony and glazed door to balcony, along with a range of fitted wardrobes and en suite shower room comprising shower cubicle, vanity unit with inset wash hand basin and fully tiled walls and floor. Separate cloakroom with adjoining bathroom comprising panelled bath with shower over, vanity unit with inset wash hand basin and fully tiled walls and floor. Opposite is the principal bedroom with views from two aspects including two pairs of glazed french doors leading directly onto the balcony. Walk-in wardrobe and en suite shower room comprising shower cubicle, low level WC and vanity unit with inset wash hand basin. At the far end of the landing is bedroom 4 again with fitted wardrobes, shelving and dressing table.


The Coach House is a fine Edwardian building constructed principally of brick and contained beneath a tiled roof and retains many original features including stable divisions and doors. It currently provides extensive garaging with the largest of the garages being approached through electric up and over door and is connected with power and light. There are two further garages both approached through timber double doors, beyond which is a inner hallway with access to a forth garage and useful ground floor store room. On the first floor is a large open plan games room with four velux roof lights, windows overlooking the garden and a separate sitting room with views from two aspects, cast iron fireplace and storage cupboard.

The Coach House would make excellent additional accommodation, subject to the necessary planning consents.


The property is approached off a long driveway with electric gates opening onto a large parking/turning area. The drive continues around the side of the property, down to The Coach House with a secondary drive to the rear. The gardens are protected by mature hedges and trees, providing much privacy with a large central lawn with adjoining outdoor heated pool with its own pool house/changing rooms. Delightful pergola with mature grapevine, kitchen garden, aluminium greenhouse and outside WC. Immediately to the rear of the house is a veranda with sun terrace and central steps leading to a lower terraced garden with raised pond, side access and further private gateway giving direct access onto Sydney Gardens. In total the grounds extend to 2/3 of an acre.


All mains services are connected. Gas fired central heating.


Strictly by appointment with the vendors selling agent, Stags Yeovil office telephone 01935 475000

01935 321902

Stags - Yeovil

4-6 Park Rd, Yeovil, Somerset, BA20 1DZ

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